RISING STARS AWARD Student/Parent Application
Infinite Music™ Rising Stars is a music scholarship award program granting private music lessons which emphasize preparation, courage, critical thinking, and perseverance while providing an invaluable opportunity for students to improve their instrumental or vocal skills. This award is available to students that are enrolled in 6th–11th grades (public middle and high schools).

There is no cost to apply; this award is fully funded by Infinite Music. Each year, award amounts are based on the endowment and grant dollars available.

Infinite Music encourages the student and parent/guardian to fill out this form together. (Attn. Teachers: If you would like to nominate a student, please do so at this link: https://bit.ly/risingstarsnomination )
  • Rising Stars™ Program Goals

    • Provide financial support for individual or small group instrumental/vocal lessons.
    • Improve recipient’s musical proficiency and the associated benefits of music.
    • Foster musical interest and enhance lifelong learning.
    • Create the opportunity for peer mentorship.
    • Participate in a performance opportunity.
  • Who Can Apply: Student Criteria

    • Student must be between 11 and 18 years of age and enrolled in 6th–11th grades by January 1, 2023.
    • Student must maintain a 2.0 grade point average.
    • Student must show proficiency and dedication to advancing in their chosen instrument (all instruments including voice, guitar and strings).
    • Student currently must not be receiving private music lessons.
    • Student must be a USA citizen and San Luis Obispo County resident.
    • Student must have the permission and signature of a parent/guardian.
    • Student must be endorsed by a school teacher, school music teacher, counselor or principal.
  • Application Instructions

    • Rising Stars™ Nomination Deadline: December 5, 2022, 12 midnight.
    • Please enter student information in the form fields below. Form fields noted with a red asterisk are required information.
    • Please note that applying is not a guarantee of selection or award. Applications will be reviewed by the IM Rising Stars Selection Committee; awarded recipients and their parent/guardian will receive notification in January 2023.
    • Questions? Contact Infinite Music, 1-888-285-5893, ext. 4 or email support@infinitemusic.org
  • If you do not have your own email address or phone, please use parent/guardian.
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  • Please describe why you believe you are deserving of this music lesson scholarship award by completing the following questions:

  • Teacher Endorsement | Contact Information

    Infinite Music will contact the educator you have listed. It's important that you fill this information out completely.
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  • To learn more about Infinite Music, please visit our website, InfiniteMusic.org. Our Rising Stars Selection Committee will review applications in December and we will notify you if any additional information is required, and if your student has been selected to receive a Rising Stars Award. A complete list of the Rising Stars Award Rules and Policies is available at InfiniteMusic.org/rising-stars-program.

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